1. James Harden and the Most Efficient Scorers in the NBA

    There are several players in the NBA who make things happen at both ends of the floor, but there is nothing better than the guy that can put the ball in the basket...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 601 reads 2 comments

  2. Chris Paul vs. Tony Parker and the Most Dynamic Matchups of the NBA Playoffs

    Now that we are down to the final eight NBA teams left standing in the 2012 NBA Playoffs , individual matchups become far more scrutinized and ultimately could determine the winner of each series the rest of the way...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,080 reads 5 comments

  3. Clippers vs. Spurs: Game 1 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    Fresh off only their third postseason victory in the past 41 years (second since relocating to Los Angeles), there's no time to rest for the Los Angeles Clippers, as they are forced ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,763 reads 18 comments

  4. NBA Playoff Schedule 2012: Why LA Clippers Will Bounce Back and Win Game 7

    After failing to close out the Memphis Grizzlies on two separate occasions in Games 5 and 6, all signs point toward the Los Angeles Clippers having no chance to advance to the second round of the 2012 NBA playoffs ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,193 reads 1 comments

  5. 76ers vs. Celtics: Game 1 Highlights, Twitter Reaction and Analysis

    Plenty of people have the Boston Celtics already penciled in the Eastern Conference finals, but Kevin Garnett and company found out the hard way Saturday night that the Philadelphia 76ers won't go away without a fight...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 6,917 reads 44 comments

  6. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Where Will Offensive Playmakers Land?

    By definition, a playmaker is a player whose role is to create scoring opportunities for his or her teammates...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,008 reads 1 comments

  7. Clippers vs. Grizzlies: Game 7 TV Schedule, Live Stream, Spread Info and More

    It was said by many that Game 6 between the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies was the biggest game in Clippers' franchise history...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,768 reads 8 comments

  8. Nuggets vs. Lakers: Game 7 Proves L.A. Must Make Offseason Changes

    As a franchise, the Los Angeles Lakers are at a crossroads of where they are headed in the future. Tough decisions on what future Lakers' teams will look like are going to have ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,602 reads 4 comments

  9. LeBron James: Winning 2012 NBA MVP Increases Pressure on King James to Win Title

    According to sources close to Miami Heat superstar LeBron James , it has been confirmed to ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst that "The King" will be named the NBA 's MVP for the third time...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,295 reads 20 comments

  10. LA Lakers and NBA Title Contenders Who Will Never Win on the Road

    To win an NBA championship, taking care of business at home is a priority—but it's not the only one. Great teams can win on the road, especially in the postseason, with everything on the line in front of a hostile crowd...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,023 reads 1 comments

  11. San Diego Chargers Make Classy Move by Retiring Junior Seau's Jersey

    In the wake of the recent tragedy involving the suicide of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau , the San Diego Chargers announced that they will be retiring his once famous No...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 193 reads 15 comments

  12. Locking Up Jeremy Lin to Long-Term Deal Would Be Death Knell for NY Knicks

    Now that the New York Knicks are eliminated from the NBA playoffs, all eyes are turned to the offseason, especially as it relates to what the franchise will do about the impending free agency of point guard Jeremy Lin ...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,526 reads 52 comments

  13. NBA Playoffs 2012: Miami Heat and Sizzling Teams Ready to Cruise Through Round 2

    Teams like the Miami Heat and the Oklahoma City Thunder cruised through the first round of the NBA playoffs, and naturally, you'd think the sledding would get much tougher as the second round approaches...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,033 reads 4 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Must Teach Andrew Bynum to Play Like Champion, Not Chump

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant has come a long way as a leader throughout his legendary 16-year NBA career...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,117 reads 14 comments

  15. Pittsburgh Reportedly Suing Big East To Avoid Conference Limbo

    The University of Pittsburgh announced last September that it was leaving the Big East Conference for the ACC. On Friday, it filed a lawsuit to try and make that happen much quicker...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 5,341 reads 25 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant's Flu-Ridden Effort Doesn't Compare to Michael Jordan's Finals Gem

    Throughout his career, it's almost been natural to compare Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant 's every move to that of the legendary Michael Jordan...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,297 reads 79 comments

  17. Grading the Playoff Performances of LeBron James and the Top MVP Candidates

    It's one thing to have a good regular season, but as we've throughout the course of time, it's something altogether different to carry that success into the postseason as Miami heat star LeBron James found out first hand in the 2011 NBA Finals...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 341 reads 0 comments

  18. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: High-Risk Prospects First-Round Teams Must Gamble on

    The 2012 NBA Draft will be here before we know it, and several franchises will have the opportunity to improve their teams instantly with a draft class considered very deep and very talented...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,413 reads 0 comments

  19. Carmelo Anthony: Breaking Down Why Meloball Will Never Result in Playoff Success

    After watching the New York Knicks lose their 13th playoff game in 14 opportunities Wednesday night against the Miami Heat , it really brings some things into perspective as it relates to Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks' future...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,851 reads 53 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant, Paul Pierce and Stars with Most to Lose If Teams Blow Series Leads

    As the first round of the 2012 NBA Playoffs begins to wind down, there's still much to be decided before we can look forward to second-round action...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 1,017 reads 4 comments

  21. Breaking Down Why Indiana Pacers Have the Ingredients to Beat Mighty Miami Heat

    The Indiana Pacers finished the regular season with 42 wins and the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference, yet there is no team in the NBA that receives less attention than Frank Vogel’s squad...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 69 reads 167 comments

  22. Carmelo Anthony's Repeated Playoff Failures Show 'Superstar' Label Is Overplayed

    We’ve learned a lot about New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony over the past nine postseasons—most importantly that Melo likes to have the ball in his hands and loves to shoot the rock...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 2,251 reads 17 comments

  23. NBA Playoffs 2012: Danny Granger and Stars Who Need Epic Efforts to Reach Finals

    The first round of the 2012 NBA playoffs are still underway, but the path to the NBA finals has cleared up already...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 524 reads 0 comments

  24. Predicting NBA Futures of Carmelo Anthony, Amar'e Stoudemire and Jeremy Lin

    For the New York Knicks , all eyes are now looking at the offseason after the Knicks were eliminated in five games by the Miami Heat Wednesday night...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 6,331 reads 36 comments

  25. Andrew Bynum's Playoff Performance Should Spark Lakers Interest in Dwight Howard

    Throughout the 2012 regular season, Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum has shown moments of dominance...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 4,016 reads 27 comments